' Madonna and Child ' Religious Painting
We live in a time when some people are trying to take religion out of Christmas. A most endearing painting, ´Madonna and Child,´ will warm any heart.
Hands in Art
We often see the hand of God in Christian art, as well as in Buddhism. I will discuss the significance of gesturing with the left or right hand, as well as non-religious usage.
Jesus in Religious Art
With the popularity of the movie, "The Passion of the Christ," I give examples of art representing the stages of the life of Christ.
I discuss artists' interpretations of the Old & New Testaments with examples of art by Giotto, Michelangelo and Bosch.
Rio's Christ Statue Affected by Flooding
April 2010 brought heavy rains and landslides to the Corcovado mountain in Rio de Janeiro where travel to its iconic Christ the Redeemer statue has been halted.
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